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WebKitGTK+ 2.2.1 released!

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WebKitGTK+ 2.2.1 is available for download at:


http://webkitgtk.org/releases/webkitgtk-2.2.1.tar.xz (8.9MB)

md5sum: f5decdd76b2c08ab6e01ac47342f680e

sha256sum: 13d081df8dd0a442d4f4e91a6d5236aa91b78f62a670283da08ad5bff76e4ae8


This is the first bug fix release in the stable 2.2 series.


What's new in the WebKitGTK+ 2.2.1 release?



- Fix a crash in JavaScriptCore when visiting google groups.

- Fix a crash in JavaScriptCore when trying to send a message via

'today's birthdays' dialogue box on Facebook.

- Make sure the GtkWidget used for windowed plugins is destroyed

when the plugin instance is destroyed.

- Fix the build with drag and drop support disabled.


What is WebKitGTK+?



WebKitGTK+ is the GNOME platform port of the WebKit rendering engine.

Offering WebKit's full functionality through a set of GObject-based

APIs, it is suitable for projects requiring any kind of web

integration, from hybrid HTML/CSS applications to full-fledged web






gtk+ >= 3.6.0


glib >= 2.36.0

libsoup >= 2.42.0

cairo >= 1.10

pango >= 1.30.0

libxml >= 2.6

fontconfig >= 2.5

FreeType2 >= 9.0



Depending on your configuration options WebKitGTK+ may also depend on:


gtk+ >= 2.24.10


GObject introspection >= 1.32.0

libxslt >= 1.1.7

SQLite >= 3.0

gstreamer >= 1.0.3

gstreamer-plugins-base >= 1.0.3

enchant >= 0.22


Clutter GTK+


More information



If you want to know more about the project or get in touch with us

you may:


- Visit our website at http://www.webkitgtk.org, or the upstream

site at http://www.webkit.org. People interested in contributing

should read: http://www.webkit.org/coding/contributing.html.


- Browse the bug list at http://bugs.webkit.org, WebKitGTK+ bugs are

typically prefixed by "[GTK]." A bug report with a minimal,

reproducible test case is often just as valuable as a patch.


- Join the #webkit and #webkitgtk+ IRC channels at irc.freenode.net.



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